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Attack on Pearl Harbor (Windows)

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Description

Attack on Pearl Harbor is an action game where the player controls aircraft during WWII. Despite the name the two campaigns (USA and Japan) with overall 40 missions are not restricted to Pearl Harbor but take place during several battles between Japan and USA. However, historical accuracy plays no role.

The goals of the missions are varied in nature, e.g. liberating an area or destroying a ground base, but basically boil down to flying from point A to point B while avoid getting killed. Because of strict time limits it is not advisable to kill every foe in sight. On the other hand the player gets rated after every mission and, depending on his performance, receives new or additional aircraft which are basically used as extra lives.

The controls are action oriented, the player controls his aircraft directly and needs to use few other buttons. Ammo is unlimited but the weapons can overheat when used rapidly.

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Attack on Pearl Harbor Windows Mission briefing (demo version)
Attack on Pearl Harbor Windows The first mission on US side (demo version)
Attack on Pearl Harbor Windows Main menu (demo version)
Attack on Pearl Harbor Windows The story is told in comic panels (demo version)

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The Press Says

HonestGamers Jul 11, 2007 8 out of 10 80
PC Gamer Aug 01, 2007 7.8 out of 10 78
Gamezone (Germany) Jul 05, 2007 7.7 out of 10 77
Gameswelt Jul 27, 2007 75 out of 100 75
Armchair Empire, The Nov 15, 2007 7.5 out of 10 75
Onlinewelten.de Jul 29, 2007 74 out of 100 74
Game Captain Jul 04, 2007 73 out of 100 73
Gamers Europe Jul 24, 2007 7 out of 10 70
PC Powerplay Jul, 2007 65 out of 100 65
GBase - The Gamer's Base Jul 26, 2007 5 out of 10 50

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Patrick Bregger (100756) added Attack on Pearl Harbor (Windows) on Jan 06, 2010